Katanga is one of the coldest regions in the Democratic Republic of the Congo with an average daily high temperature of only 27 degrees centigrade. With a yearly average of 27 degrees the climate is very warm, but has only a very few tropical and humid months. Several months of the year it is warm to hot at temperatures continuously above 25 degrees centigrade, sometimes up to 32 degrees. Dued to the lesser rain the best time for traveling is from May to October. The most rain days occur from from November to March.
› Overview: Climate in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
› Duration of daylight and sunshine in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
hours of sunshine per day rainy days per month Precipitation in mm/day Relative humidity in % Absolute humidity in g/m³ (approx.)
The most important cities in the region of Katanga
Katanga is a part of the Democratic Republic of the Congo and has an east-west extension of about 460 km. From north to south it is approximately 710 km. The biggest cities are Lubumbashi and Likasi. The local time is now Sunday, 11:31 am.